Alternative Energy Outperforms The Week's Bull Market

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This week was filled with plenty of winners all around. The Dow, NASDAQ and S&P were up, led by a huge rally amongst financials.

In a nice little switch for alternative energy investors, solar ETF Claymore/MAC Global Solar Energy (TAN) and ETF PowerShares WilderHill Clean Energy (PBW) outperformed the broader market, as seen by the blue and brown lines above. It’s a refreshing change of pace, considering that since September these funds have been slaughtered in comparison to the rest of the market as seen below.

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